BSF recovers heroin near Indo-Pak border Gajniwala Post
Ferozpur, October 29, 2019: During the search operation campaign, the Border Security Force troops have recovered four packets of heroin from near Indo-Pak border post-Gajniwala, under Lakho Ke Behram police station in Ferozepur Sector, when a movement of smugglers was noticed.
A search operation was carried out under the tutelage of Asstt. Commander 124 Bn BSF in the wee hours around 4.15 am when there was a recovery of 2 kg heroin of value of Rs.10 crore in the international market. This recovery was made from the fields of farmer Darshan Singh son of Jattu Singh resident of Juwai Singh Wala and Panu Singh son of Santa Singh of Gajniwala.
On 29 Oct 2019, alert Border Security Force troops seized 04 packets of contraband (Weight Approx- 02 Kg) suspected to be heroin in the area of responsibility of Border Out Post- New Gazniwala, Ex- 124 Bn BSF, Sector Abohar.
On 29 Oct 2019 during night hours, on-duty alert BSF troops of Border Out Post New Gazniwala, Sector Abohar, heard some suspicious sound and got alerted but nothing could be observed due to high Grown paddy crops. Later, during search 04 packets of contraband suspected to be heroin (Total weight approx. 02 Kg) were recovered from the spot.
The enhanced vigil of BSF has once again thwarted the attempt of Anti-National Elements to push the consignment of contraband items into India. During the year 2019, BSF has affected under mentioned seizures on Punjab Border:-Heroin : 193.413 Kgs (including today’s seizure of approx. 02 Kgs) Opium : 366 Gms Indian border crosser apprehended : 69 Nos Indian smugglers apprehended : 10 Nos Weapons (Different Types) : 10 Nos Ammunition (Various Calibers) : 455 Rds Indian SIM Cards : 17 Nos PAK SIM Cards : 15 Nos Indian Mobile Phone : 17 Nos